Clay Hutson is a production manager and a live sound engineer. He has experience and knowledge in fields such as Production Management, Production Design, show producer, monitor engineer, rigging, logistics and stage management.Clay Hutson is a long time user of DiGiCo. In 2011 he was out on tour with Staind founder and frontman Aaron Lewis.Clay Hutson took the mantle over some various tasks. These include day to day production and tour manager.He was also the front of the house engineer and monitor engineer.Clay Hutson has had the privilege of working with about every DiGiCo console that is available on the market.These include SD7 on several tours and some SD8’s on several one time gigs. Hutson also had the first hand-built D5 when he was out on tour with Marilyn Manson several years ago.
Taking a step back and looking at the stateside tours that occurred last summer, these were the most demanding tours. For this reason, it was only right that many trusted their audio production task with DiGiCo’s SD7 console.This raised the standards for live sound engineering.SD7 has a one of a kind Digital Processing and a unique super FPGA technology.The SD7 has become well known in performing duties at Front Of the House mixing and for monitoring tours of different sizes and genres. Tours that the SD7 has featured include Lady Gaga, Jay-Z, Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Maroon 5 just to mention a few.
Maxwell who is a Grammy-awarded NeoSoul stylist was back on stage this spring after much anticipation from fans all around the world.He was on a co-bill tour with Jill Scott who is a soul and R&B songwriter and singer. Both of the groups used the SD7 console to meet their needs for the monitor.Clay Hutson was the one in charge of handling the headliner.Clay Hutson was confident that the SD7 was the only console that would be able to manage the amounts of inputs and outputs combined for both groups.Due to its stealth processing technology, it allowed Clay Hutson have access to a variety of dynamics and effects.This ensured the success of the tour and Clay Hutson was happy that the SD7 console met all the needs it was required to do.
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